Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images We all know what we want. It might not be what we get. We all know the drill by now. It’s been repeated by every San Francisco Giants publication, podcast, broadcast, and social media platform over and over. Brandon Belt will be a free agent after this season. Brandon Crawford will be a free agent after this season. And Buster … [Read more...] about Will Buster and the Brandons be back?
Welcome, Matts! | Photo by Michael Zagaris/Oakland Athletics/Getty Images A’s win 13-5 There’s a new rule in spring training this year, allowing teams to end an inning after their pitcher has thrown at least 20 pitches. It’s not exactly a mercy rule, as it doesn’t require any runs be scored, but it sort of works out the same way. The Oakland A’s hit so well on Monday in … [Read more...] about Spring Game #2: A’s hit so well that Reds invoke mercy rule twice
Photo by Paul Chinn/San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images Who is the 37th-best prospect in the Giants system? We’re adding yet another name from the 2020 MLB Draft to the 2021 Willie McCovey Memorial Community Prospect List. Right-handed pitcher R.J. Dabovich, the San Francisco Giants fourth-round pick in June, has been named the No. 36 prospect in the system, per … [Read more...] about 2021 Willie McCovey Memorial Community Prospect List No. 37
This Reed catch was from last year but there aren’t photos available from Sunday | Photo by Michael Zagaris/Oakland Athletics/Getty Images Both made MLB’s 2021 All-Defense Prospect lineup In January, MLB Pipeline released its annual All-Defense Prospect lineup, choosing the best individual defender at eight different positions from among the entire minor leagues. Two … [Read more...] about Buddy Reed and Nick Allen show off defense in Cactus League opener